Marin Mersenne Quote

We can take pride in the fact that there is no science as certain as ours [alchemy] because it teaches by experience which is the mother, the source and the universal cause of all knowledge: and it is for the lack of this that Aristotle and the other philosophers have wondrously failed in their philosophy.


In: Allen G. Debus - The French Paracelsians - Chapter 3 (p. 72), Cambridge University Press. 1991

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We can take pride in the fact that there is no science as certain as ours [alchemy] because it teaches by experience which is the mother, the source...

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We can take pride in the fact that there is no science as certain as ours [alchemy] because it teaches by experience which is the mother, the source...

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We can take pride in the fact that there is no science as certain as ours [alchemy] because it teaches by experience which is the mother, the source...

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We can take pride in the fact that there is no science as certain as ours [alchemy] because it teaches by experience which is the mother, the source...